Boise State’s 39-12 win over Miami (Ohio) propelled the Broncos back into the AP Top 25 rankings—BSU is at No. 24—and was certainly a nice rebound after the opening-week loss to Michigan State. The Broncos, however, while successful in some areas, still found a few areas that need improvement.
Boise State racked up 609 yards of total offense, which was a vast improvement over the MSU game (in which the Broncos only had 211 yards of offense and no offensive touchdowns). It is obvious that BSU is taking steps in the right direction.
The Broncos have a short week ahead of them, with Brigham Young visiting the blue turf at Bronco Stadium on Thursday night. Brigham Young dropped from the AP rankings following Saturday’s 24-21 loss to Utah.
So what are the takeaways from Saturday’s win? Here are a couple of observations.